Pearl Steinberg

Pearl Steinberg

Pearl Steinberg is a writer with a passion for Akitas, Boxers, Coonhounds and Dogs that start with every other letter of the alphabet.

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How Abigail is Fighting the Pitbull Stigma, One Bonnet At A Time

How Abigail is Fighting the Pitbull Stigma, One Bonnet At A Time

If wearing a bonnet doesn’t strike you as the most effective way to end breed discrimination, then you haven’t heard of this pup: Abigail has gone from a former bait dog near death to winning this year’s American Humane Hero Dog Award for her the work she’s done to fight the pitbull stigma. Her piece de

Meet the Army Veteran Saving Pups' Lives, One Plane Ride at a Time

Meet the Army Veteran Saving Pups' Lives, One Plane Ride at a Time

If there were a test for helping pups, Paul Steklenski would pass with flying colors. The U.S. Army veteran became certified to fly planes in 2014 and started Flying Fur Animal Rescue shortly after to transport animals from kill shelters in the South to no-kill shelters in the Northeast. So far he's rescued around 760 animals! We chatted with

Meet Molly the Fire Safety Dalmatian Who's Saving Lives

Meet Molly the Fire Safety Dalmatian Who's Saving Lives

While most pups love helping their humans, Molly The Fire Safety Dog takes service to a whole new level. This altruistic dalmatian has made fire safety presentations in 43 states and 23 countries—and because of those lessons, she's helped save the lives of children and their families. We spoke with Dayna Hilton, Molly’s human and a firefighter herself,

Meet Sherman, the 223 Pound English Mastiff Therapy Pup

Meet Sherman, the 223 Pound English Mastiff Therapy Pup

Sometimes, the biggest dogs have the biggest hearts—and this couldn’t be more true for Sherman the Therapy Dog. At 223 pounds, the English Mastiff has helped countless humans in hospitals and assisted living facilities, just by being his gentle giant self. But one of his greatest gifts has been supporting his human, Sherry McAllister, during her current battle

Sweet Ways to Memorialize Your Beloved Pup

Sweet Ways to Memorialize Your Beloved Pup


Dogs aren’t like family—they are family. Any pet parent will tell you that. So when your pup passes away, it's beyond heartbreaking. While nothing can replace losing your best friend, there are some thoughtful things you can do to celebrate their lives now that they're in dog heaven.

Support a meaningful pup cause Your dog was one-of-a-kind, and